Admission and Enrollment

Have you received a letter of admission to your desired degree program at Anhalt University of Applied Sciences?


To check your applicant status, log in to the SSC Applicant Portal with your personal access data.

The processing of your application is completed when the status "Admission offered"/"Admission currently impossible" is displayed. You can then download the notification of admission/rejection for your study program as a PDF document and begin online enrollment.

Notice! It is necessary to download the English and the German language document because just the German one is legally binding. To access the German approval document, please change the portal language (top right).

Notice! The approval document contains your personal applicant number. You will need this number to pay your semester fee.

Important note! Anhalt University of Applied Sciences offers online application and enrollment without submitting hardcopies of documents. Please do not send any hardcopies of application documents (no paper documents).


To enroll, please log in to your personal area in the SSC Applicant Portal. To accept the admission offer, please click on "Request for enrollment" and complete the online enrollment according to the steps indicated. Subsequently, the "Application for Enrollment" will be generated automatically. Please sign and upload this application together with all required documents to the SSC Applicant Portal. Transfer the semester fee in the amount indicated to the corresponding account (cf. Semester fee).


Documents for enrollment:

  • Signed enrollment request (generated automatically)
  • Passport-sized photo (NOT copy of ID) - size 35x45, 300 dpi


Note on health insurance! Enrollment without health insurance is not possible. Please request the insurance certificate from your health insurance company before enrolling. The insurance data will then be transmitted electronically to Anhalt University of Applied Sciences. Further information on the electronic reporting procedure can be found here.

Please note the deadline for enrollment:

Enrollment period for the winter semester: 15 Jul until 30 Sept
Enrollment period for the summer semester: 15 Jan until 31 Mar


Enrollment will only be processed during the specified periods. If you have previously uploaded the necessary documents and paid the semester fees, the process will be suspended until the enrollment periods listed above.

Once all of your documents have been received and your payment has been credited to the university's account, you will be enrolled. Your certificate of enrollment and student ID (Immatrikulationsbescheinigung / Studentenausweis) is available for download in the SSC portal. The certificate of enrollment contains the login data (initial password) for the central digital services of the university (including webmail, SSC portal, HIS-QIS, Moodle). 

Information about the initial password and document download can be found here.

Notice! Please note that the upload of the complete enrollment documents as well as the receipt of payment of the semester fees on Anhalt University´s bank account must be completed by the end of the enrollment period at the latest.

Pay semester fee

All students must pay the semester fee. If you do not pay the semester fee on time, you cannot be enrolled. The respective payment information is also provided on the "Application for Enrollment". You can find more information here.


Please transfer the total amount to the following account:

Recipient: Hochschule Anhalt
Bank: Deutsche Bundesbank
IBAN: DE35 8100 0000 0081 0015 39
Reference (Verwendungszweck): applicant number, family name, first name

eg. reference (Verwendungszweck): "12345, Schmidt, Marie"


The receipt of payment of the semester fees on Anhalt University´s bank account must be completed by the end of the enrollment period at the latest.

Please take note of the processing time and any fees assessed by your bank if you are transferring money from abroad!

Should you not be able to start your studies, a refund of the semester fees is possible. Please contact the responsible enrollment office in this regard within one month of the start of the semester.

Note on second degree program fee: A second degree program fee of EUR 250 is charged in case you have already graduated from a university in Germany and are pursuing another, a second degree at the same level as your first degree (Bachelor's or Master's). In case you are asked to pay additional fees as part of your studies at Anhalt University (such as a degree program fee, an administrative fee for a program, a guest auditor fee) you will only have to pay one of these, namely the one with the highest amount of fees (cf. § 3 Gebühren- und Entgeltordnung für Studium, Lehre und Weiterbildung / German only).


Health insurance

Health insurance is compulsory in Germany. Therefore, you must take out health insurance for your stay in Germany. Please make sure you have valid insurance coverage before enrolling and entering Germany. You can find detailed information here

If you enter Germany during the semester (01.04.2022-30.09.2022), the health insurance company may charge you an additional payment for the entire semester (approx.600 €).

Entry into Germany

If you have additional questions about entering Germany, please contact the International Office. For questions regarding application or enrollment, the Student Service Center can help: